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Alprose Schokolade-Museum

via Rompada 36, Caslano 6987, Switzerland
+41 91 611 88 88
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Underwhelming

Took the train from downtown Lugano to Caslano, and then walked to the chocolate factory from the... read more

Reviewed July 24, 2014
DodoTraveller
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Canada
Worth the visit if you are chocoholic

We stopped at this place in our way to the north by recommendation of a friend living in Lugano, we... read more

Reviewed June 1, 2014
bryanmantezoni
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USA
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via Rompada 36, Caslano 6987, Switzerland
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Reviewed July 24, 2014

Took the train from downtown Lugano to Caslano, and then walked to the chocolate factory from the station. When you get off the train in Caslano, turn left and take the main street that runs southeast (at right angles from the station). At the first...More

1  Thank DodoTraveller
Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

We stopped at this place in our way to the north by recommendation of a friend living in Lugano, we loved the factory tour , the museum and the lots of chocolate samples you can try for free, lots of senior citizens around, I guess...More

3  Thank bryanmantezoni
Reviewed May 23, 2014

We stopped here on our way to Lugano...Its a great place for the kids... They can actually see how the chocolates are made at this place. They have a small museum which is kinda informative. The best part they have great deals on various chocolates....More

3  Thank gauth333
Reviewed May 19, 2014

I stopped here with a tour bus and they were very accomodating. They had workers handing us pieces of pretzel dipped in chocolate, which I could have stood and ate all day. They have very good prices - you will leave wishing you had purchased...More

1  Thank jmlucas33
Reviewed April 20, 2014

We took the train from Lugano to Caslano - the chocolate museum is a short walk from Caslano station. There is a small charge for the museum. There is a self guided tour around a small walkway that overlooks part of the manufacturing and packaging...More

3  Thank RIchard035
Reviewed November 17, 2013

We visited Alprose Chocolate Museum during our stay in Lugano. It's an interesting place where the various production stages of the world famous chocolate are exhibited. You can also try all chocolate variations for free and decide on your favorite ones. There is a chocolate...More

1  Thank Elena_Lidia
Reviewed October 4, 2013

We were going to Lugano from Rodero Italy for a day. We stopped at the chocolate factory and enjoyed the visit. The factory and museum were interesting enough but the highlight was the chocolate itself. The free samples were ample and helped in deciding what...More

1  Thank SMoriarty
Reviewed October 1, 2013

We went from Lugano - a short train ride. With the cost of the train ride, and the admission price (euro 3 per person), you could buy a lot of chocolate! Although they give free samples (and it was obvious that some people REALLY wanted...More

2  Thank Bert S
Reviewed July 25, 2013

We saw the website for the Alprose Chocolate Factory visit and thought it would be a good place to take 2 young boys. Lugano is only a 40 minute drive from Laveno where we were staying on Lake Maggiore in Italy. It costs a couple...More

2  Thank Anne W
Reviewed July 19, 2013

My mother and, hoping to enjoy some chocolate, arrived at this museum on a weekday, (and well within the opening hours.) We walked up to the museum, only to find the entrance corded off. There was a cash register there, but there was no staff...More

3  Thank dharrison123
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